Nest #2612

Nickname: Traditions
Nest substrate: Osprey Nest Platform
Nest Location Description: In front of Traditions
Nest Cam URL:
Monitoring Groups: LowCountry Institute
Latitude: 32.3387866747
Longitude: -80.6656323095
Followers: None

Past Seasons

Show reports, diaries, and photos from:Current 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013

Activity reports

2013 Nest Activity Report by yvon
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure other
2014 Nest Activity Report by yvon
Adult arrival 03/25/2014 Nestlings 0
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 0
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure Platform has collasped and is under repair this year.
2015 Nest Activity Report by yvon
Adult arrival Nestlings
Nest Occupied No Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure 03/12/2015
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure Platform mesh has collasped.
2017 Nest Activity Report by cp
Adult arrival 03/17/2017 Nestlings 1
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 1
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 08/15/2017
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 04/13/2017 Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
2018 Nest Activity Report by cp
Adult arrival 04/13/2018 Nestlings
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings
Nest Active   First chick fledging
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation Nest failure
Clutch hatching Reason for nest failure
Nest Activity Report by cp
Adult arrival 03/12/2019 Nestlings 2
Nest Occupied Yes Fledglings 2
Nest Active Yes First chick fledging 07/19/2019
Egg laying Chicks last observed
Incubation initiation 03/26/2019 Nest failure
Clutch hatching 05/30/2019 Reason for nest failure

Photos of this nest

Nesting Diaries

08/08/2019 by cp
no birds at the nest site, 1 ospr of unknown age was perched on an old flag pole nearby, This has been a favorite perch lately.

08/05/2019 by cp
no birds at the nest site, 1 ospr was perched on a pole nearby, age unknown

08/02/2019 by cp
1 juvenal sitting on the nest in the morning

07/30/2019 by cp
1 juvenal perched in a tree near the nest, it saw me then flew to the nest, no other birds observed

07/26/2019 by cp
1 juvenal ospr on the nest no other birds seen

07/24/2019 by cp
no birds observed at the nest site or nearby

07/22/2019 by cp
1 nestling on the nest, 1 adult perched on nearby flagpole

07/19/2019 by cp
no birds observed at the nest site in the morning, in the afternoon 1 nestling was in the nest eating & 1 adult was perched on a nearby snag

07/18/2019 by cp
1 nestling observed on the nest, no other birds observed

07/16/2019 by cp
2 nestlings on nest, no adults observed

07/12/2019 by cp
1 nestling visible in the nest hopping around to the nest perches, other nestling was not seen, adult in a nearby tree, adult & nestling calling to each other, other nestling may have fledged?

07/08/2019 by cp
both nestlings in the nest eating in the morning, adult perched in tree nearby

07/05/2019 by cp
1 adult & both nestlings on the nest in the morning, both nestlings feeding themselves

07/03/2019 by cp
both nestlings alone on the nest in the afternoon

06/28/2019 by cp
2 nestlings alone on the nest, then adult flew up to the nest with a fish

06/25/2019 by cp
1 adult & 2 nestlings observed, 1 nestling was under the wing of the adult, the other nestling was wing flapping

06/24/2019 by cp
1 adult & 1 nestling observed

06/21/2019 by cp
1 adult & 1 nestling observed, haven't seen the second nestling since June 7th.

06/20/2019 by cp
1 adult & 1 nestling observed

06/18/2019 by cp
1 adult & 1 nestling observed

06/13/2019 by cp
1 adult & 1 nestling observed

06/10/2019 by cp
2 adults & 2 nestlings on nest

06/07/2019 by cp
adult feeding 2 nestlings, 1 adult on nearby tree

06/05/2019 by cp
1 adult & 2 nestlings observed

06/04/2019 by cp
1 adult & 2 nestlings observed @ the nest, 1 adult perched on a nearby tree

05/30/2019 by cp
1 adult & 2 nestlings, 1st time seeing nestlings

05/21/2019 by cp
1 ospr incubating, 1 ospr on nest perch

05/15/2019 by cp
1 ospr on nest, moving sticks around, 1 ospr on nest perch

05/08/2019 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/01/2019 by cp
1 ospr incubating, 1 ospr flew off at my approach

04/17/2019 by cp
1 ospr incubating

04/10/2019 by cp
1 ospr incubating, another ospr brought a fish to the nest, then incubating bird briefly got off of eggs to feed, nest is still rather thin

04/01/2019 by cp
1 ospr incubating then flew off, later 2 ospr returned, one on perch the other on the nest incubating

03/26/2019 by cp
1 ospr incubating posture, thin nest

03/19/2019 by cp
1 ospr sitting low in nest, not sure if incubating or sitting low out of the wind, windy day; will monitor

03/12/2019 by cp
2 ospr on nest

03/05/2019 by cp
1 ospr perched on nest platform

07/09/2018 by cp
no birds observed at nest site

06/29/2018 by cp
1 ospr perched on nest

06/19/2018 by cp
1 ospr on nest. 1 btgr on nest perch scolding ospr

05/31/2018 by cp
no birds observed

05/30/2018 by cp
1 ospr on nest, 1 ospr on perch

05/22/2018 by cp
1 ospr on perch

05/18/2018 by cp
no birds observed

05/15/2018 by cp
1 ospr perched on nest, 1 ospr bringing nesting material

05/14/2018 by cp
2 ospr perched on nest

05/08/2018 by cp
1 ospr on perch

04/26/2018 by cp
no birds on nest

04/17/2018 by cp
2 ospr perched on nest

04/13/2018 by cp
1 ospr on perch

08/18/2017 by cp
chick fledged since last visit on 8/4/17

08/04/2017 by cp
nestling eating, 1 adult on nest perch

08/02/2017 by cp
1 nestling on perch

07/11/2017 by cp
1 adult & 1 nestling observed

06/27/2017 by cp
1 adult & 1 nestling observed

06/21/2017 by cp
1 adult & 1 nestling observed

06/06/2017 by cp
1 adult incubating

05/31/2017 by cp
1 adult ospr on perch, 1 adult ospr preening, no longer incubating

05/30/2017 by cp
2 adult ospr on nest, no longer incubating

05/23/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating, 1 ospr on nest perch eating

05/18/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/16/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/12/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/10/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

05/02/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

04/28/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

04/27/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

04/26/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

04/21/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating, 1 ospr on perch

04/20/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating

04/19/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating, 1 ospr perched on nest edge

04/18/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating, 1 ospr on nest edge

04/17/2017 by cp
1 ospr incubating, 1 ospr on nest perch

04/13/2017 by cp
first observed ospr incubating

03/17/2017 by cp
1 ospr on perch

03/03/2016 by cp
no activity, no nest, juvenal bald eagle perched on platform

03/12/2015 by yvon
No nest. 17Apr - No nest, 5May-No nest, 29May-No nest, 12Jun - No Nest.

08/14/2014 by yvon
Repair could not be made until the nesting season has ended.

08/14/2014 by yvon
Work on all Osprey platforms will not resume until the nesting season is over.